Product Designer

New York, NY
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Kathleen Ellison

Job Description:

As a product designer, you bring a strong understanding of UX and Visual Design principles for content publishing 
across mobile, desktop, connected tv, and voice experiences. You have a deep aesthetic sensibility and a perpetual 
curiosity for new and emerging approaches to human centered design. 
Your design execution and aesthetic choices elevate the product you are designing for. You are fiercely passionate 
about the user experience and stay on top of all the latest design trends. You have a strong visual background and 
weave between UX and visual design seamlessly. You are a conscientious, curious, hard-working individual who 
craves accountability and loves to solve complex problems. 
● Design beautiful and functional interfaces 
● Take broad big picture ideas and turn them into useful and valuable experiences for a large user base 
● Sketch, wireframe, user flows, visual designs, style guides, interaction prototypes, branding, marketing 
materials and other design specification materials 
● Promote good information architecture, understand and solve for the nuances of content and interface 
design patterns 
● Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality 
● Partner with product managers, engineers, researchers, editorial, and content teams to oversee the user 
experience of a product from concept until launch 
Minimum Qualifications: 
● Demonstrated experience with UI/UX product design 
● Demonstrated strategic product design thinking 
● Portfolio with samples of interaction work 
● Knowledge of front-end programming 
● Ability to work under pressure on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines with frequent 
interruptions and redefined priorities 
Preferred Qualifications: 
2+ years of experience designing for at least one of the following: (web, mobile apps, connected TV) 
2+ years of visual design 
2+ years of interaction design 
Experience in cross-platform design 
Solid understanding of core design principles, typography, color and page layout 
Fluency with design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Photoshop and Illustrator, InVision, Marvel, Proto.io..etc 
A familiarity with Agile methodology and enthusiasm for continuous iterations based on learnings 
Fluency with Material Design and iOS human interface guidelines 
Background in Illustration, branding, animation / motion graphics 
Experience with user research and testing 
Successful experiences shipping products